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Author Archives: Michael Johnston
Organ Still Plays Important Role at Local Church Services This is a pleasant video and article with two organists from traditional churches in Duluth, Georgia. I heard nothing jarring or unexpected, just good professional attitudes about our noble profession. It’s … Continue reading
G Franklin Eddings Dead Frank’s music was generally tuneful and approachable. The one below reminds me a some of the music by Gordon Balch Nevin, whose philosophy was to use the fewest notes to convey the music. Frank’s website still … Continue reading
Prof Kimball, His School of Music and Amazing Pipe Organ If you love history and a story that includes organs, then Jim McKee at the Lincoln Journal Star has one for you! As the amazing Trans Mississippi Exposition planning began … Continue reading
Llandaff Cathedral Marks £1.5m Organ Work with Recital Read about this exciting news at Llandaff! “With 4,870 pipes ranging in height from 26ft (7.9m) to the size of a pencil, it is the largest pipe organ built in the UK … Continue reading
Organ music treat in store “Internationally renowned organist and composer Hans Uwe Hielscher will be treating music fans to a rare treat this weekend when he visits Kaikoura. Hans will be performing at St Paul’s Presbyterian Church, which itself is … Continue reading
Watch the Disassembly of the Historic Hazel Wright Organ There’s a lot to this removal. You see the time-lapse video of the removal of a large and unusually-placed organ. Get a drink, get comfortable, watch, and learn a little of … Continue reading
Raymond A Brubacher Dead Here is what the Thanhouser Film website has to say about Ray: New and original organ music for the 13 films in Volumes IV, V and VI was composed and performed by musician Raymond A. Brubacher. … Continue reading
Hello, Blog Readers! March’s announcement contains three great restored transcriptions and one original piece. Again, I have also included an easy way to buy all of them for a discount. Also, to keep this email short, I’m writing only the … Continue reading
Pipe Organ Factory Again Houses Manufacturing You will all recognize this famous organ building building in the photo below, but it’s now being used for making things again (not organs) as shown in the photo above. “Located in an historic … Continue reading